Treat Your Mom to One of These Delicious Desserts This Mother's Day
May 6, 2015
Give Mom a treat almost as sweet as she is
Bake It With Love
A sweet present baked with love will do the trick. If Mom is a chocolate lover, baker her a beautiful chocolate cake and present it on a pretty cake stand (which also doubles as a gift). If Mom prefers something creamy, try baking her a cheesecake topped with her favorite fruit. Mom will appreciate the sentiment and sweet treat so much that it’ll be tough to top next year! Try these tasty recipes and gift ideas for delicious Mother’s Day gift inspiration.
Apple Crumb Pie
What is more all-American or Mom-friendly than a good old-fashioned apple pie? This crumble will make Mom nostalgic for the days when you were small, and she’ll love the love that’s baked into each bite!
Bittersweet Chocolate Chip Cookies
A touch of bittersweet chocolate makes all of the difference in these decadent cookies. Gift them to Mom in a Mason jar tied with a pretty bow or simply hand them to her in a decorated box. Either way, she’ll swoon at her treat!
Perhaps Mom’s sweet tooth doesn’t call out for chocolate, per se. These blondies have just the right amount of sweetness without an overwhelming quantity of chocolate.
This beautiful blueberry tart is made with a poppy seed crust and crème fraîche. Your mom will love this simple recipe and will no doubt be impressed by your “fancy” dessert.
When Mom wants a bite of something sinful, these decadent brownies are just enough to tempt her! Wrap them in decorative cellophane packaging and tie with a bow to make her feel like this is a gift baked truly from your heart.
Cheesecake is always a hit with the family. This easy recipe can be made on the stovetop — you’ll look like you paid attention all those years you watched Mom cook in your childhood kitchen.
If Mom has a serious sweet tooth, chocolate cake is a fail-safe option. Perhaps you could even buy her a fancy cake stand or cake dish to display your homemade treat, turning this baked good into a two-fold present!
Tuscan Apple Cake
Light, creamy, and just the right amount of homey, this apple crumb cake will hit the spot for Mom, making her feel all warm and fuzzy.